What’s New Archive 2012
Oded Ezer's conceptual video The Note marks new direction for his experimental work. Created for exhibition Bad Design.
FontShop International announced that the new version of the award-winning FontBook is available in the App Store today for just 99¢.
Take a closer look at some of the fantastic winter inspired illustrations, wrapping papers and features that can be found in the new issue.
An easy-to-use chromatic font by Leo Koppelkamm. Includes an InDesign plugin which takes a lot of pain over working with multilayered fonts.
Monokrom is a small independent type foundry based in Norway, founded by Frode Helland and Sindre Bremnes.
A clean and lively sans serif typeface. The entire family contains of 27 styles & weights and includes many OpenType features
Interesting students' works from the "Information Design Workshop" with Dan Boyarski, Cieszyn, 2012.
AZ Project proposes to describe the evolution and the fundamental approaches to international graphic design from its inception until today.
Slanted Magazine #20 – Slab Serif is entirely dedicated to the early 19th century born Egyptienne, Slab Serif, Square Serif or Mécanes.
Parachute type foundry wins red dot grand prix 2012. Check new fonts and a brand new website.
FontLab Studio beta 5.2 for Windows with new features and hundreds of bugfixes. Free upgrade for all Windows users of FontLab Studio 5.
Works That Work is a new design magazine that looks beyond mere portfolios, a magazine dedicated to inspiration and observation, to conditions and contexts.
Website of the ScriptSource project (Writing systems, computers and people) was recently updated, several new features were added.
A brand new card set that stimulates your creative thinking in various stages of any process or situation where new ideas are desired.
An animated infographic story about how much water we eat every day. Designed by Angela Morelli.
Wrap is a magazine that comes with five double-sided pull-out sheets of unique wrapping paper. Find out more about issue five...
With name Source Sans Pro is available first Open Source font from Adobe. Font author Paul D. Hunt was inspired by News Gothic.
The new service of OpenBrand allows you to send perfectly documented and nicely presented designs to your clients at the speed of light.
This website is derived from an exhaustive research on the Typographische Monatsblätter (TM) focussing on the issues from 1960 till 1990.
The movie shows each and every Unicode 6.0 character: 109.242 characters in total. 2 hours and 31 minutes.
TransType is now Mountain Lion Compatible. All you have to do is browse to the updates page and download the file.
Check our very first digital issue for free. Download now at App Store. We look forward to receiving your feedback.
This book is the perfect gift for all design students who embark on their most stressful year in design. Check online preview.
Universal font converter now available online (Windows only). Prepaid rental starts at US$9.99 for 24 hours.
Slanted #18 – Signage / Orientation focuses on the ups and downs, the lefts and rights, the stops and go's, the Kiss+Ride and many more.
In 2009, Ruedi Baur, Design2context, and the renowned Elisava School of Design in Barcelona launched a call for “Questions on Design”.
Rosetta Type Foundry offers 31 % discount on all Cyrillic fonts. Some end up to be cheaper than the Latin-only versions.
A project mapping experimental works by Czech and Slovak typographers has a new address: experiment-and-typography.org.
Participate in the open call by designing a poster and sending it in before June 25th. The 5 best designs will be selected and exhibited.
It'll be nice - fonts.com @Fontscom. Check it out!
An exhibition and book celebrating the 21st anniversary of Form – the influential London-based branding and design studio.
We love Coverjunkie.com blog, a celebration of creative covers & their ace designers. Now they feature the latest cover of Typo Magazine!
Hiiibrand, an international design awards, announced the winners for 2011. Check the awarded brands, logos and packaging.
Eight different covers, five custom-mixed inks, six envelope patterns, several tactile French Paper treats… that is House Industries Catalog.
Read the story on the development of the signage typeface Wayfinding Sans Pro by Ralf Herrmann at ilovetypography.com.
Test font without buying it? Of course with FontGazer InDesign plug-in.
Award-winning Czech typographer takes on Gujarati. Listen to an interview at Radio Praha (in English).
A typographic experiment that explores the relationships between upper-case letters and lower-case letters, and the transformation between them.
Designers can now test out 150,000+ fonts in any Photoshop document. The plugin is still in beta and user feedback is very welcome.
Greta Sans type system explores a multidimensional continuum of possibilities, going beyond the relationship between weight and width.
ISType 2012 Transmit: a lecture and workshop series devoted to encouraging typographic literacy in Turkey. Registration is now open.
The Slanted issue # 17 – Cartoon / Comic is packed cover to cover full of naratives and typographic explosion!
A new release by TypeTogether: Tablet Gothic delivers the sturdy, straightforward and clean appearance expected from a grotesque.
Wednesday the 7 March is the deadline for your submissions in the European Design Awards 2012. You still have 2 days to submit your work.
Adelle Heavy and Heavy Italic are available at a special price of $25 at Mightydeals for 7 days only.
A conversation with ED-Awards founder Demetrios Fakinos. Published on Friday, 24 February at Eye blog.
Type designer Vladimir Yefimov, co-founder of Paratype, passed away yesterday, Yefimov produced about 60 original type families.
An interview with Andrij Shevchenko, type designer from Berdyansk, Ukraine, was published as part of the MyFonts Creative Characters.
The submission deadline has been extended. You are now able to submit your work and complete your payments by March the 7th at the latest.
Ralf Herrmann explains on his blog why he switched. "Glyphs lets me concentrate on the design of my fonts, not the engineering part."
A popular overview of new typefaces published annually at Typographica website. 50 selected typefaces from around the world.
After 10+ years, Peter Biľak has a new website. Designed by Slovak designer Ondrej Jób (urtd.net).
The site is currently open for entries to the European Design Awards 2012. The deadline is set for February 29th, 2012.
Cultural stories revealed through typography. New book by Australian typographer Stephen Banham, published by Thames & Hudson.
A huge book on the history of type design was published in Tallinn, Estonia. 448 black & white pages written by Ivar Sakk. In Estonian only.
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